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Road closures due to heavy rain

Publish Date 18/03/2021

Last updated: 09 Apr 2021 3:02pm

A number of roads and facilities remain closed after the severe weather event. View road closures on our Disaster Dashboard map and follow us on Facebook for updates

Road closures:

  • Foreshore Drive, Corlette
  • Marine Drive, Fingal Bay — near Barry Park
  • Old Swan Bay Road, Twelve Mile Creek — Medowie Road to Pond Road
  • Teramby Road, Nelson Bay — one lane closed

Water over the road:

  • Swan Bay Road, Swan Bay — near number 898

Other closures:

  • Boat ramps — Fishermans Bay
  • Samurai Beach
  • Tomaree Summit Walk remains closed to all access due to a large landslip following the storm event
  • Worimi Conservation Lands (including the recreational vehicle area) is temporarily closed to all camping and beach driving.

What to do during a storm or flood:

  • For assistance call SES on 132 500 or if the situation is life-threatening call 000.
  • If you need sandbags to protect your home, call SES on 132 500
  • Stay home and avoid unnecessary travel.
  • Never drive, ride or walk through flood water.
  • If outdoors, seek secure shelter away from drains, waterways, trees and power lines.

What to do after a storm or flood: